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Stowe by Kevin Jarrett

With Labor Day approaching faster than we’d all like to admit, hotels and resorts at many popular destinations across the country are filling up quick. If you are one of those spontaneous, last-minute vacationers, don’t worry! A new website called helps travelers plan itineraries with no more information than a starting location, destination, budget, […]

Boat Out to Sea

If you’re already counting down the days until Labor Day weekend, but you have little time to research a getaway, visit This new site will do your travel planning for you packaging hotels and transportation, so you can spend less time on the computer and more time daydreaming about your trip. Plug in your […]

As diverse as NYC’s bike network is, the world is full of fabulous places to spin your wheels. Meet three cities that are home to unexpectedly awesome urban trails.

Daytona Beach

Daytona Beach’s 23 miles of Atlantic surf, sand and sunshine have made it a popular getaway for generations. While this all-American beach town is a favorite with those who like to party under the palms, it also appeals to a diverse group of vacationers. Surfers, cyclists and families flock to Daytona with good reason. It’s […]

Magazine Beach

Grenada is graced with unspoiled beaches and turquoise water, but stunning shorelines are only part of the story. This Caribbean island packs a punch of diversity into its diminutive size. It’s blessed with colorful flora, fauna and locals who warmly welcome visitors. The aroma of homegrown nutmeg, cloves and cinnamon delicately perfume the balmy breezes, […]

Quebec Carnival

If you’ve never experienced Québec Carnival, this is the year to go. Since first taking place in 1955, the fête has evolved to become one of the greatest winter celebrations in the world. Here are the 10 best things to do during Québec Carnival 2019 from February 8 to 17. Watch extreme canoeing Thrill seekers gather to watch courageous […]

New France Festival

If you don’t have a lot of time for travel this summer, combine a variety of adventures into one fabulous week at Quebec’s Les Fetes de la Nouvelle-France (New France Festival), August 6-10, 2014. From a trip back in time to a taste of France’s Loire Valley, this soirée has it all. oM caught up […]

Lobster Claw

Last summer, JetBlue launched a direct two-hour flight from JFK to Hyannis. As of June 2015, you can snag flights for $100 roundtrip, making this service the best way to make the most of a quick getaway to the Cape. On a recent city break, we boarded an Embraer E190 and set out with a camera […]

Amelies French Bakery

“Charlotte is whatever you want it to be,” slurred a jovial, former New Yorker I met at The Thirsty Beaver my first night in town. Throughout my weekend I continued to collect equally vague albeit surprisingly accurate mantras. Another was, “No one who lives here is from here.” Charlotte is very much a town of collected […]